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Cloud Security Engineer

Hybrid - Georgia - Engineer

Hollstadt Overview

Hollstadt Consulting is a management and technology consulting firm dedicated to placing professionals at engagements where they will excel. When you work with us, you'll work with a refreshingly real company led and staffed by seasoned experts who are also down-to-earth, good people. We're committed to treating you with respect and helping you achieve your career aspirations.

Since 1990, Hollstadt has been a trusted partner to more than 150 domestic and global companies and has successfully completed over 2,000 projects. Our continued growth has created challenging and rewarding opportunities for accomplished IT and Business Consultants. Hollstadt Consulting is an equal opportunity employer including disability/veteran.

Job Description

Client is looking for an experience Cloud Engineer who has experience identifying threats and weaknesses that could compromise the clients confidential information and data.

The Cloud Security Engineer will be responsible for the following:

  • Identify weaknesses and vulnerabilities that affect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of corporate protected, sensitive and confidential company information and data
  • Conduct Static Application Security Test (SAST) and Dynamic Application Security Test (DAST) using VeraCode
  • Work within the DevSecOps model to secure Containers, withing ROSA, Tekton and OpenShift pipelines
  • Possess a knowledge of CI/CD orchestration tools such as Jenkins, Tekton, GitLab, or Bamboo.
  • Provide operational support for container security tools (Palo Alto Prisma, Aqua, or equivalent)
  • Perform Baseline Image validation of new container template images.
  • Perform Vulnerability scans on container environments. Develop, test, and maintain containerized applications security
  • Troubleshoot any connectivity or operational issues.
  • Ensure security requirements are implemented within various stages of the system development lifecycle process; work closely with development teams to pen test new features within internally developed applications
  • Apply software development skills (e.g., Java, C#.NET, JavaScript) to recommend secure coding practices
  • Validate and address vulnerability / threat findings from static and dynamic analysis tools
  • Characterizes threats and provides recommendations for remediation; manages remediation efforts to completion
  • Develops and presents finding and remediation reports to audiences including team members from all department areas and levels of the company
  • Perform security reviews of software designs and assist developers to ensure quality and robustness of our internal products
  • Conduct security assessments against web applications and APIs across a variety of technology stacks
  • Ensure adequate security requirements and privacy by design are built into all architecture/infrastructure/projects
  • Impart application security and ethical hacking subject matter expertise into team processes
  • Drive improvements in the security testing practice to include execution methodology and metrics
  • Partner effectively with development and infrastructure teams to integrate security
  • Drive awareness and knowledge of security in developers
  • Effectively communicate technical issues to non-technical leaders
  • Continually improve proficiency in application and API exploitation, tools, techniques, and countermeasures


Extensive knowledge with dynamic scanners like Palo Alto Prisma or VeraCode.

• Extensive knowledge of the OWASP Top 10 Bachelor’s degree in CS, CE, Math, or equivalent.

• Two to Five years of experience implementing solutions in AWS

• Five to Seven years’ experience in software development

• Strong skills in tactical, operational, and strategic level cyber threat intelligence.

• Advanced understanding of cyber threat vectors and countermeasures.

• Understanding of Linux/Unix platforms.

• Understanding of Cloud Infrastructure and Cloud Security

• Solid understanding of networking (WAN, LAN, wLAN), network domains (Internet, intranet, DMZ), communication techniques/protocols (IP and others), and their combined effects on network and host systems security.

• Strong written and verbal communication skills.

• Ability to communicate technical details in a clear, comprehensible manner.

• CISSP and CCSP preferred

• AWS or Azure certifications preferred

Clients Vaccination Policy:

  • Newly hired contractors/contingent workers are required to be vaccinated if they work at or at any time are required to be at a Delta location.
  • By agreeing to be submitted to this role, you agree to comply with Delta Air Lines’ vaccination requirements.

Benefits + Perks

Comprehensive Benefit Plan

Hollstadt offers a competitive and comprehensive benefit package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Long Term/Short Term Disability, and Life Insurance. With three different medical plans to choose from, you can enroll in the coverage you need from single to family, or anywhere in between!

Remarketing Process

Hollstadt is based on retention and relationships. We get to know your strengths and career wishes throughout your assignment and then start remarket discussions 6-8 weeks prior to your end date. By being proactive, we are able to keep your down time between assignments as short as possible, unless you choose otherwise.

Professional Development

Hollstadt offers free bi-weekly training courses for our consultants as well as on-demand access to past sessions through our consultant portal. Trainings give our consultants the continuing education they need to excel on their projects.

401k + Matching

One popular benefit is our 401(k) match on the first 4% of your contributions. Hollstadt wants to help you reach your long-term financial goals and understands that planning for your future is critical. Consultants also have access to support from a Financial Advisor.

Bonus Opportunities

We appreciate and reward loyalty. Join Hollstadt, stay for 5 years, and we’ll give you a $5,000 Longevity Award bonus! Additionally, we know great talent knows other great talent. If you are on contract with Hollstadt and refer one of your connections who gets placed, we’ll pay you $1,000!

Ongoing Support & Networking

We have made a significant investment in building a support program for our consultant team - so you never have to feel like you are going it alone. We also have a Consultant Coach program which acts like a 'work buddy' to provide a safe ear for questions or concerns at your client site.